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... swims (or floats, or rests on the bottom) in the ocean, you can probably get it at the Tsukiji market. We took time in the afternoon to buy groceries for a couple days, anticipating hungry bellies as we hike up and down Mt. Fuji. The evening was devoted to trying to figure out Japan’s sometimes confusing rail network in an effort to find the best way to Kawaguchiko, our jumping-off point for Fuji. When the fastest way requires ...
Piece of cake!!!
I climbed with 2 American's, Jeff and Nath. Jeff was fully equipped (which turned out to be very helpful), whilst Nath and I looked more like pathetic backpackers. Our outfit was crunched together with everything our backpacks had to offer for such an adventure.
We started off happily with a bit of rain and apart from our three head-torches in total darkness!
Thank you Chris, your ...
... locals alike.
With a dismal weather forecast, we set off the next morning for what we anticipated to be a very wet, cold and windy climb up Mount Fuji. We were prepared to see nothing from the top as the cloud was low and thick. Nevertheless, we had both wanted to climb Mount Fuji and this was our only chance as the the end of August sees the end of the climbing season, so off we went. We had our first hiccup with Japanese public transport due to a combination ...
8 km walk from walk Magemo to Tsumago.
The guide book and the tourist information centre told me that it would take 3hours to walk it.
However I only had 2, as I got up way to late to actually do this walk. What can I say i did it in 1 1/2 hours :)
Rock'n Roll!!!! found the coolest little coffee shop in Tsumago.
... pull out and make up futon beds for you. Then breakfast is served in the room as well. We were hoping that the food would justify the high price to stay there, and we weren't disappointed. The dinner consisted of about 20 little dishes, some hot, some cold. We had lots of fish dishes, Japanese pickles and many things we couldn't identify. The ...